(page 4, column 5, row 3) (page 4, column 5, row 3) Not to be confused with .
or Cain's Eye Cain's Other Eye
Evil Eye is an unlockable passive item added in .
The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth
Isaac will occasionally fire a slow-moving eye with an infinite range that fires tears identical to Isaac's tears in the direction that Isaac is firing.
The chance is affected very slightly by luck and never gets very high.
The eye has the same rate of fire and damage as Isaac.
The direction of the eye's tears is affected by the direction the eye is traveling in.
The eyes are not treated as familiars and therefore will not synergize with items like
. BFFS! Eyes disappear when hitting walls, enemies, and obstacles, even if Isaac has piercing or spectral tears.
Homing tears: Eyes will fire homing tears; however, the eye itself will not home in on enemies.
: Eyes will fire eyeball tears but cannot be knocked around by them. Pop! : Eyes will fire beams. Occasionally causes Trisagion beams to stay static in the air for a few seconds, dealing damage to enemies that come in contact with them. Trisagion
/ 20/20 / Cursed Eye / The Inner Eye : No effect; the eyes will still fire single tears. Mutant Spider
: Eyes that hit the prism will be destroyed. Tears that the eyes fire will split if they travel through the prism. Angelic Prism
Azazel: No effect.
/ Ball of Bandages / Cube of Meat : Blocks the Evil Eye, making it hard to use. Dry Baby
: Overrides Evil Eye. Brimstone
: The tears fired by the eyes match Isaac's current charge. The eyes will not charge shots; they will continually fire in the direction that Isaac is aiming in. Chocolate Milk
: Eyes will still disappear when hitting walls; however, they will fire tears that can travel through walls. Continuum
: Overrides Evil Eye. Dr. Fetus
: Overrides Evil Eye. Epic Fetus
: Incubus cannot fire eyes. Incubus
: Tears fired by eyes can damage Isaac. Ipecac
: Eyes will fire barrages of tears every 15 times they fire their own tears. Lead Pencil
: Destroys eyes if it touches them. Lil Gurdy
: No effect. The Ludovico Technique
: Tears shot from the eye shoot in the direction that Isaac is moving the cursor towards, not at the cursor. Marked
: Overrides Evil Eye. Mom's Knife
: Eyes spawn more often but only fire one tear at a time. Monstro's Lung
: Sprinkler cannot fire eyes. Sprinkler
: Overrides Evil Eye. Technology
: Eyes only fire normal tears. Technology 2
: Overrides Evil Eye. Tech X : Eyes travel straight forward, and tears fired by eyes orbit around Isaac. Tiny Planet
In many different cultures, the evil eye is a curse cast upon someone, usually by a malicious glare, which can cause them injury or misfortune.
The design is taken from the Nazar Boncuğu (Evil Eye Bead in Turkish). Nazar Boncuğu is a talisman used to ward off evil in Turkey.
The blue color, milky effect, and name may be a reference to "The Tell-Tale Heart", a poem by famous Gothic poet Edgar Allan Poe. PC 3KKG ENQN (Treasure Room adjacent to spawn, surrounded by rocks and spikes)
PC CRL7 416S (Treasure Room adjacent to spawn)